Char.IConvertible.ToType Method (Type, IFormatProvider)


This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

For a description of this member, see IConvertible.ToType.

Namespace:   System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

object IConvertible.ToType(
	Type type,
	IFormatProvider provider


Type: System.Type

A Type object.

Type: System.IFormatProvider

An IFormatProvider object.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

An object of the specified type.

Exception Condition

type is null.


The value of the current Char object cannot be converted to the type specified by the type parameter.

This member is an explicit interface member implementation. It can be used only when the Char instance is cast to an IConvertible interface. The recommended alternative is to call the ChangeType(Object, Type, IFormatProvider) method instead.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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